In these unprecedented times, we are remaining open for business, but the world has changed.

Effective immediately, our lobby is closed to unplanned visits and we ask that our clients and others visit our office only for scheduled appointments. We are technologically prepared for the majority of our work to be done remotely.

In addition to assisting existing clients, we continue to accept new clients and can remotely assist you with any type of matter that our law firm handles, including civil disputes, real estate transactions, elder law, and estate planning and trusts. Just email us at [email protected], or schedule an appointment by calling our automated attendant at 772-600-2327.

The lawyers and staff of McCarthy, Summers, Wood, Norman, Melby & Schultz P.A. remain dedicated to offering legal solutions to those in need of assistance, especially during these trying times.


Stuart, Florida Law Firm Serves Clients along the Treasure Coast

Professional integrity and a deep commitment to our community

When selecting a law firm to represent you, your family or your business, significant attributes to consider include the law firm's integrity, its dedication to its clients and its ability to develop practical legal solutions. The attorneys at McCarthy, Summers, Wood, Norman, Melby & Schultz, P.A. have been serving clients on the Treasure Coast for more than 40 years.

Several of our attorneys are board certified by the Florida Bar. Board certification recognizes an attorney's special knowledge, skills and proficiency in a particular area of law, as well as professionalism and ethics in practice. With a commitment to integrity, dedication and solutions, the firm is AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®, its highest rating.

Seeking practical solutions for a wide array of legal needs

Our business law department provides transactional and civil litigation services to help you form your company, manage operations in compliance with state and federal regulations, and meet your commercial goals. We are one of the few firms in the area to offer comprehensive services for real estate purchase and sales, land development and construction, as well as mortgages and foreclosures. For assistance with your personal affairs, our firm has an extensive trusts and estates department offering legal services in estate planning, elder and special needs law, and probate. We also provide capable and discreet divorce and family law representation.

Civic engagement throughout Martin, St. Lucie, Indian River, Okeechobee and Palm Beach counties

Our firm has a long tradition of community engagement and is extensively involved in business, civic, and political organizations. We are centrally located in the business district of Stuart, Florida. A brief list of some of the varied organizations in which our attorneys have taken leadership roles, often serving on the Boards of Directors, includes:

  • American Cancer Society
  • Martin County Arts Foundation
  • YMCA
  • Stuart Main Street
  • Library Foundation
  • Business Development Board of Martin County
  • Boys & Girls Clubs
  • Big Brothers/Big Sisters
  • March of Dimes
  • Chamber of Commerce
  • Hospice Foundation
  • Salvation Army
  • Martin County Health Facility Authority
  • Martin County Community Foundation
  • Council on Aging
  • Little League
  • Atlanta Classical Orchestra
  • The Arts Foundation of Martin County
  • Martin Memorial Hospital Foundation
  • Leadership Martin County Planning Board
  • Lyric Theatre

Choose a civil law firm dedicated to finding the best legal solutions for you

For more than 40 years, the lawyers of McCarthy, Summers, Wood, Norman, Melby & Schultz, P.A. have been serving the legal needs of corporations, small businesses, families and individuals along the Treasure Coast. We’re prepared to provide practical legal solutions for your business, home and family. Contact the firm online or call us at 772.286.1700 to discuss your important legal needs.